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Old 05-06-2017, 10:23 AM
 
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Interesting to see the clear correlation between poverty and obesity.

Neighborhood Map of U.S. Obesity
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Old 05-06-2017, 10:26 AM
 
Location: Washington D.C. By way of Texas
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Oh DC metro.. Notably PG County.
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Old 05-06-2017, 10:31 AM
 
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
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Interesting.
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Old 05-06-2017, 10:33 AM
 
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Oh DC metro.. Notably PG County.
Look how the Potomac creates such a distinction between the VA side and MD side around Alexandria/PG. Woah!
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Old 05-06-2017, 10:52 AM
 
Location: Washington D.C. By way of Texas
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Look how the Potomac creates such a distinction between the VA side and MD side around Alexandria/PG. Woah!
Yeah it really struck me on how strikingly different it was. Even DC. Pretty much down the middle.
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Old 05-06-2017, 03:23 PM
 
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Chicago. Wow. West and South side vs North Side.
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Old 05-06-2017, 04:11 PM
 
Location: BMORE!
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What are the demographics for the obese areas? I know what they are for the Baltimore area.
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Old 05-06-2017, 06:39 PM
 
Location: In the heights
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Basically, wealthy (upper middle class and above) and/or east asian correlates really strongly with low obesity is what it looks like for NYC and LA.
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Old 05-06-2017, 06:49 PM
 
Location: City of North Las Vegas, NV
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....and some will say money doesn't matter
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Old 05-07-2017, 02:19 AM
 
Location: Yakima WA
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....and some will say money doesn't matter
It's more expensive to eat healthy. There are other cultural reasons too.
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